Child marriage rates
UNICEF 2016 % Married by 15
UNICEF 2016 % Married by 18
* Child marriage prevalence is the percentage of women 20-24 years old who were married or in union before they were 18 years old.
* According to UNICEF’s State of the World’s Children 2016.
There is no data available on child marriage in Botswana.
Legal age of marriage
According to the Marriage Act of 2001, the legal age of marriage in Botswana is 18 years.